Session 58:
Risk and Protective Factors for the Young

Thursday, May 1
3:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Directors Row 1
3rd Floor

Chair: Shyam Thapa, Family Health International
Discussant: Richard Jessor, University of Colorado at Boulder

  1. Risk and Protective Factors of Substance Use and Premarital Sex among Asian YouthMinja K. Choe, East West Center

  2. Risk and Protective Factors for Sexual Behaviors among Caribbean YouthRobert Blum, University of Minnesota; Sarah Lerand, University of Minnesota; Marjorie Ireland

  3. Non-Consensual Sexual Experiences of Young People: A Review of the Evidence from Developing CountriesShireen J. Jejeebhoy, Population Council; Sarah Bott, Independent Consultant

  4. Risk and Protective Factors for Coercive First Sex in Rakai, UgandaMichael Koenig, Johns Hopkins University; Tom Lutalo, Rakai Project; Nelson Sewankambo, Makerere University; Jennifer Wagman, Rakai Project

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